User Tag List

+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 19

Thread: Fight Club

  1. #1
    Points: 101,795, Level: 77
    Level completed: 71%, Points required for next Level: 755
    Overall activity: 79.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Private Pickle's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    178009
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Rocky Mountain High
    Posts
    33,129
    Points
    101,795
    Level
    77
    Thanks Given
    6,289
    Thanked 9,470x in 6,937 Posts
    Mentioned
    192 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Fight Club

    I thought Fight Club was a revolutionary movie when it came out in 1999 and spoke directly to many of the issues that plagued us at the time.

    Today I think it's significance is up there with books like 1984, A Brave New World and Animal Farm.

    I find your lack of faith...disturbing...

    -Darth Vader

  2. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Private Pickle For This Useful Post:

    Ethereal (07-12-2019),Peter1469 (07-12-2019)

  3. #2
    Original Ranter
    Points: 520,170, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Awards:
    Posting Award
    Peter1469's Avatar Advisor
    Karma
    425129
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    NOVA
    Posts
    156,571
    Points
    520,170
    Level
    100
    Thanks Given
    91,715
    Thanked 76,105x in 51,496 Posts
    Mentioned
    2211 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I should watch that again.
    Molon labe
    Please visit my blog http://thepoliticalforums.com/blogs/peter/
    (If a post link does not work, see the archives- it should work there.)

  4. #3
    Points: 12,719, Level: 27
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 831
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered10000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cotton1's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    1034
    Join Date
    Dec 2018
    Location
    Memphis and Arkansas
    Posts
    3,845
    Points
    12,719
    Level
    27
    Thanks Given
    964
    Thanked 1,026x in 799 Posts
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    fight Club...one of the best ever

    knock knock , its k-notts. Open up Cotton. Ok, I love animals, I miss dead grandma, I cried when I saw a dog hit by a car. Have I opened up enough for you K-notts? It makes me uncomfy..

  5. #4
    Points: 12,719, Level: 27
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 831
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered10000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cotton1's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    1034
    Join Date
    Dec 2018
    Location
    Memphis and Arkansas
    Posts
    3,845
    Points
    12,719
    Level
    27
    Thanks Given
    964
    Thanked 1,026x in 799 Posts
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    knock knock , its k-notts. Open up Cotton. Ok, I love animals, I miss dead grandma, I cried when I saw a dog hit by a car. Have I opened up enough for you K-notts? It makes me uncomfy..

  6. #5
    Points: 136,164, Level: 89
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 3,286
    Overall activity: 38.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Ethereal's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    455234
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Posts
    46,962
    Points
    136,164
    Level
    89
    Thanks Given
    9,034
    Thanked 27,958x in 17,724 Posts
    Mentioned
    970 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Must have watched Fight Club a hundred times back in the day. Ironically, I watched it on a hot box that got free pay-per-view back when that was still a thing. Tyler Durden would have approved.
    Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me.
    --Immanuel Kant

  7. #6
    Original Ranter
    Points: 224,123, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 70.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Mister D's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    396236
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    89,718
    Points
    224,123
    Level
    100
    Thanks Given
    17,742
    Thanked 33,178x in 23,563 Posts
    Mentioned
    910 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    It's curious that free market libertarians admire such a film. Could each of you elaborate?
    Whoever criticizes capitalism, while approving immigration, whose working class is its first victim, had better shut up. Whoever criticizes immigration, while remaining silent about capitalism, should do the same.


    ~Alain de Benoist


  8. #7
    Points: 12,719, Level: 27
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 831
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered10000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cotton1's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    1034
    Join Date
    Dec 2018
    Location
    Memphis and Arkansas
    Posts
    3,845
    Points
    12,719
    Level
    27
    Thanks Given
    964
    Thanked 1,026x in 799 Posts
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Mister D View Post
    It's curious that free market libertarians admire such a film. Could each of you elaborate?
    Fight Club spoke to a generation of men. Men who were " white collar slaves" ( in the words of Tyler Durden). Tyler was Ed Nortons alter ego. An alter ego that lives in many men who want to break free ftom the confines of expectations and realities of every day life that are the chains of conformity. What many men wish to do, Tyler simply did.
    knock knock , its k-notts. Open up Cotton. Ok, I love animals, I miss dead grandma, I cried when I saw a dog hit by a car. Have I opened up enough for you K-notts? It makes me uncomfy..

  9. #8
    Original Ranter
    Points: 224,123, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 70.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Mister D's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    396236
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    89,718
    Points
    224,123
    Level
    100
    Thanks Given
    17,742
    Thanked 33,178x in 23,563 Posts
    Mentioned
    910 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Cotton1 View Post
    Fight Club spoke to a generation of men. Men who were " white collar slaves" ( in the words of Tyler Durden). Tyler was Ed Nortons alter ego. An alter ego that lives in many men who want to break free ftom the confines of expectations and realities of every day life that are the chains of conformity. What many men wish to do, Tyler simply did.
    I'm aware of various interpretations but the common denominator appears to anti-capitalist and anti-bourgeois.
    Whoever criticizes capitalism, while approving immigration, whose working class is its first victim, had better shut up. Whoever criticizes immigration, while remaining silent about capitalism, should do the same.


    ~Alain de Benoist


  10. #9
    Points: 12,719, Level: 27
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 831
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered10000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cotton1's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    1034
    Join Date
    Dec 2018
    Location
    Memphis and Arkansas
    Posts
    3,845
    Points
    12,719
    Level
    27
    Thanks Given
    964
    Thanked 1,026x in 799 Posts
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Mister D View Post
    I'm aware of various interpretations but the common denominator appears to anti-capitalist and anti-bourgeois.
    It was. But you know how I am. I make many exceptions for creativity and art sake. Far too many , as you may have previously noted
    knock knock , its k-notts. Open up Cotton. Ok, I love animals, I miss dead grandma, I cried when I saw a dog hit by a car. Have I opened up enough for you K-notts? It makes me uncomfy..

  11. The Following User Says Thank You to Cotton1 For This Useful Post:

    Mister D (07-12-2019)

  12. #10
    Points: 12,719, Level: 27
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 831
    Overall activity: 52.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered10000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cotton1's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    1034
    Join Date
    Dec 2018
    Location
    Memphis and Arkansas
    Posts
    3,845
    Points
    12,719
    Level
    27
    Thanks Given
    964
    Thanked 1,026x in 799 Posts
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    knock knock , its k-notts. Open up Cotton. Ok, I love animals, I miss dead grandma, I cried when I saw a dog hit by a car. Have I opened up enough for you K-notts? It makes me uncomfy..

+ Reply to Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts


Critical Acclaim
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO